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Back Stage Co-Founder Ira Eaker Passes Away

Ira Eaker, co-founder of Back Stage, died Wed., June 26, following surgery in Florida. He was 80 years old.

In 1960, he created Back Stage with Allen Zwerdling, Eaker serving as co-publisher/ advertising director, Zwerdling as co-publisher/editor. Over the next quarter century, they built...

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